“Warriors Against Waste: These Restaurants And Bars Are Aiming For Zero”

“Zero waste has become a sort of buzzword in the foodie world recently. From San Francisco to New York, London to Amsterdam, restaurateurs are challenging themselves to reduce the staggering amount of food waste that the industry generates… Read More

“Offshore wind power cheaper than new nuclear”

“The cost of subsidies for new offshore wind farms has halved since the last 2015 auction for clean energy projects.” http://www.bbc.com/news/business-41220948

“China Fossil Fuel Deadline Shifts Focus to Electric Car Race”

“China will set a deadline for automakers to end sales of fossil-fuel-powered vehicles, becoming the biggest market to do so in a move that will accelerate the push into the electric car market led by companies including BYD… Read More

“Ameren Missouri to spend $1 billion on wind generation projects”

“The St. Louis-based electrical utility, a subsidiary of Ameren Corp., plans to spend $1 billion on wind turbines in Missouri or neighboring states that will add at least 700 megawatts of wind generation by 2020.” http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/ameren-missouri-to-spend-billion-on-wind-generation-projects/article_08660e51-31e1-5ba3-a156-fb26769b75d6.html

“Cycling to work means better health and a longer life. Here’s how to get started.”

“Cycling to work means better health and a longer life. Here’s how to get started. Bike commuters discuss how they built a habit of traveling on two wheels.” https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/cycling-to-work-means-better-health-and-a-longer-life-heres-how-to-get-started/2017/09/08/b48d13f2-72ed-11e7-9eac-d56bd5568db8_story.html?utm_term=.b095e5c22cd3

“Climate Change Is Complex. We’ve Got Answers to Your Questions”

Here’s answers to the most commonly asked question about climate change. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/climate/what-is-climate-change.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

“These 9 states just pledged to reduce emissions by 30 percent”

“Nine states — Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont — agreed to further lower emissions from power plants by 30 percent from 2020 levels. Environmentalists, who are increasingly turning to states… Read More

“Canada Seeks To Eliminate Dairy As A Food Group”

“Health Canada, part of the Canadian Department of Health, is overhauling its national food guide. The proposal eliminates dairy as a food group in response to debate over the health benefits versus risks of dairy, as well as… Read More

“Which American cities are the most sustainable?”

“U.S. coastal cities are coming the closest to meeting sustainability goals set by the U.N., according to the first analysis of 100 metropolitan cities by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN). But no U.S. city has yet managed… Read More

“Why is climate change’s 2 degrees Celsius of warming limit so important?”

“Recently a series of scientific papers have come out and stated that we have a 5 percent chance of limiting warming to 2°C, and only one chance in a hundred of keeping man-made global warming to 1.5°C, the… Read More